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From Stately Affairs To Supertracks

2019-09-07T14:19:50-05:00September 7th, 2019|

From Stately Affairs To Super-tracks By MB Kalinich    Jerome Park (1866), Rockingham (1906), Bowie (1914), Ak-Sar-ben (1919), Beulah (1923), Longacres (1933), Atlantic City (1946) ... By the early 20th century, there were dozens and dozens of Thoroughbred race tracks across the America. As the sport of horse racing became [...]

Is It Lasix?

2019-03-28T19:18:03-05:00March 27th, 2019|

  Is Lasix Causing Breakdowns at Santa Anita? By Peter Lee   The recent rash of injuries and deaths at Santa Anita have sparked several rule changes instituted by the Stronach Group - namely, banning the use of the diuretic Lasix on race day, something that will be phased in [...]